International Organization for Standardization
The International Organization for Standardization (abbr. ISO; //) is an international standard development organization composed of representatives from the national standards organizations of member countries. Membership requirements are given in Article 3 of the ISO Statutes.
|Organisation internationale de normalisation|
|Formation||23 February 1947|
|Purpose||International standards development|
(39 correspondents and
Founded on 23 February 1947, the organization develops and publishes standardization in all technical and nontechnical fields other than electrical and electronic engineering. It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, and works in 167 countries as of 2022[update]. The three official languages of the ISO are English, French, and Russian.